Few Veterans Use Weight Loss Medicine Despite The Need

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Published on May 18, 2019 - Duration: 00:45s

Few Veterans Use Weight Loss Medicine Despite The Need

UPI reports that a new study shows America's veterans desperately need weight loss management, but few actually pursue treatment.

According to the study, approximately 41 percent of veterans are obese and 37 percent are overweight.

Obesity can increase the risk of diabetes, depression, hypertension, various cancers, and other chronic conditions.

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